What does music mean to you?
At the Royal College of Music, it means everything. Find out more about studying at the Global No. 1 for Performing Arts (QS World University Rankings 2023 & 2022) and why students from all over the world choose the RCM for an inspirational learning experience.
'The highly competitive world of music is made infinitely less intimidating by the friendly faces of students and staff alike.'
'One of the richest and most intensive programmes of public performance of any conservatoire in the world.'
'London is a wonderful city, especially for musicians. There is a rich musical culture to be explored here. The RCM’s location, opposite the Royal Albert Hall and next to Hyde Park, is amazing.’
Study at the Royal College of Music
Exceptional professors, inspiring location, and unmatched performance and career development opportunities.
Join our community of likeminded musicians at our beautiful campus in London's South Kensington to realise your brilliance.
Sir Antonio Pappano returns to the College to conduct the RCM Symphony Orchestra, and Sir Thomas Allen and Dame Imogen Cooper share their knowledge with students in the masterclass series
Three out of the four places on the 2023/24 LSO Soundhub scheme have been awarded to RCM composers.
Season’s Greetings from the Royal College of Music
Enjoy this special student performance of the Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy